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Gurugram: Dr. (Col) R. Ranga Rao, VSM, one of the top medical oncologists with specialty in lung, breast, ovarian and cervical cancers, has joined the Paras Hospitals, Gurugram, as the Chairman, Paras Cancer Centre, as per a hospital statement.
Dr. Rao has an experience of more than 30 years in the field of Medical Oncology and has treated over 2 lakh patients across the globe.
Prior to joining to Paras Hospitals, Gurugram, he worked with many premier institutes including Max Super Specialty Hospital, BLK Super Specialty Hospital, Artemis Hospital, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and R& R Hospital among others.
His areas of specialty are Lung Cancer, Pleura, Breast, Ovarian, Cervical, Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine, Colon, Rectum, Liver, Gall Bladder, Pancreas, Sarcomas, Melanomas, Lymphomas of all types, Brain Tumors, Kidney, Urinary Bladder, Prostrate, Head and Neck Cancer.
“We extend our warm welcome to Dr (Col) Ranga Rao to the Paras family. He is a veteran in the field of oncology and has an enviable record. The wealth of knowledge and the range of expertise he brings will be beneficial to those who come here for treatment,” said Dr. Sameer Kulkarni, Facility Director, Paras Hospital.
“I am enthused by the opportunity extended by Paras Hospitals and will offer the best of my efforts. We shall be organizing cancer awareness and check up to enable prevention and early diagnosis. It is essential to spread the spirit of prevention early so that we can save numerous lives and families from the burden of disease that has gripped India in its strong clutches,” said Dr. Rao.